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August 22, 2017
TransitCenter Goes to the Panorama

And you thought getting to the Panorama at the Queens museum was hard! Imagine if you couldn't use stairs.

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July 16, 2017
10 Things We Talk About When We Talk About Organizational Change

Transit service in New York City is not going to improve until the agency that provides it engages in some serious soul-searching.

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July 11, 2017
Lhota to MTA: We Are Neither Efficient Nor Effective

TransitCenter has obtained a copy of a memo circulated last week to MTA staff by the agency’s new chairman, Joe...

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June 13, 2017
Talking About Transit

Transit's potential benefits, such as physical and social mobility and sustainability, enjoy broad support in urban America. But the U.S. transit industry has trouble talking about what it does effectively and proactively.

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June 1, 2017
Bus Turnaround Coalition Statement on Staten Island Bus Study Release

Yesterday the MTA announced the results of their long-awaited Staten Island Bus Study.

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May 18, 2017
State Elected Officials Release Letter Asking Governor Cuomo to Improve Bus Service

After release of district-level report cards revealing poor bus service citywide, elected officials and advocates release letter to the governor calling for low-cost solutions to fix bus service.

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May 12, 2017
I Got 99 Problems and They’re All Subway Elevators

When riding the New York City subway, does it ever feel like every elevator or escalator you encounter is broken? This isn’t the stuff of hyperbole.

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April 25, 2017
Queue Jump Chronicles: M96 Edition

We're back with our long-awaited follow up to the M5 Break-Up Chronicles!

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March 27, 2017
The Short Route to NYC Bus Reform Runs Through Staten Island

Last week the MTA acknowledged that agency-wide change is needed to improve bus performance, but what does that look like in practice?

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